Eleanor B. McKee
October 20, 1935 – January 9, 2016
Eleanor B. McKee, age 80, of Townsend, DE, passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 9, 2016.
Born in Wilmington, Delaware on October 20, 1935, Eleanor was a daughter of the late Michael and Anna Bazeluk. She was a talented homemaker who prided in raising her family, especially her grandchildren. Loving and open-hearted, Eleanor will be remembered as a devoted mother, sister and grandmother.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband, James McKee; son, George McKee, Sr.; brother, Michael; and a great grandson, Dylan. She is survived by her daughter, Lillian Reynolds (Tom); son, James McKee, Jr. (Colleen); sisters, Anne, Irene and Dorothy; 5 grandchildren, George, Jr. (Melissa), Jamie, Butch, Tammy, Brian and Cassandra; 16 great grandchildren, Nathan, Justine, Shayne, Julia, Francine, Christopher, Savanah, Georgie, Amanda, Haley, Ashley, Anna, Allie, Mark, Autumn and Vincent; 3 great great grandchildren; and many children and grandchildren who were adopted by heart.
A funeral service will be held at 11 am on Friday morning, January 15, 2016, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11 am. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE.